According to The Wall Street Journal, Apple responded to the appeal of investors and promised to strengthen the parental control in future iOS updates.
The press service of Apple released a statement which not only promised to strengthen the parental control in future iOS updates, but also reminded about the existing security measures.
According to representatives of the Corporation, now iOS has a mechanism for the protection of children, through which almost all minors have access to the Internet, unable to control parents. However, the company promised to improve parental controls on the level of iOS in the next update of the mobile operating system.
“We always pay close attention to how our products are used and the impact they have on users. We take very seriously this responsibility, we strive to meet our customers ‘ expectations and to surpass them, especially when it comes to protecting children.
We are constantly looking for ways to Refine and improve their devices. Therefore, we plan to add new features that will make parental controls more reliable”, — said in a statement Apple.
We will remind that on Monday, January 8, some investors and representatives of educational institutions of California have turned to Apple. In an open letter they asked the Corporation to conduct a study of the influence of the iPhone on underage users.
The authors noted that existing constraints, and measures of parental control in iOS is not enough.
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